New Jersey Calls Two ICOs ‘Fraudulent Securities,’ Issues Stop Order

New Jersey’s Bureau of Securities has announced enforcement action against two state-based initial coin offerings. Today, Canadian and American regulators coordinated under...

Bitcoin Price Weekly Close Above $11,500 Would Be First in Nearly 18 Months

Bitcoin price throughout 2018 was locked in a bear market and downtrend that ultimately took the price of the first-ever crypto asset to its bottom at $3,200. But during the almost 8 months...

Coinbase Must Face Negligence Suit Over Bitcoin Cash Launch, Judge Rules

Coinbase must face a negligence lawsuit from customers who bought bitcoin cash (BCH) following its allegedly botched listing on the exchange during the...

North Carolina Congressman Reintroduces Crypto Tax Bill

A tax bill aimed at refining the Internal Revenue Service’s treatment of cryptocurrencies has moved to the U.S. House of Representatives...

National Stock Exchange Becomes World’s First to List a Tokenized Security

Seychelles’ stock exchange has just listed a tokenized security for trading, becoming the first in the world to do so. The exchange,...

Keep 1-5% Portfolio in Bitcoin, Pompliano Tells Investors

Investors are irresponsible if their portfolios have no exposure to bitcoin, according to Anthony Pompliano of Morgan Creek Digital Assets.The co-founder & partner said in his latest “Off the Chain” podcast that it...

ECB Says It Plans to Use More On-Chain Data to Monitor Crypto Assets

The European Central Bank (ECB) has issued a new report indicating that it plans to use more on-chain data to better...

Standard Chartered Completes First Transaction on Oil Industry Blockchain Platform Voltron

Standard Chartered Bank has announced the successful completion of the first international letter of credit (LC) transaction on the oil industry-focused...

South Korean Watchdog Plans Direct Supervision of Crypto Exchanges

A South Korean financial watchdog under the Financial Services Commission (FSC) is planning to more closely supervise cryptocurrency exchanges. The agency in question,...

Binance’s CZ: Like It or Not, Facebook’s Libra Coin Is Poised for Mass Adoption

The takeaway: Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao (“CZ”) hopes to open a London office “very soon” as the crypto exchange turns its focus...